#### Answer

$2\times(x+(-5))$

#### Work Step by Step

Twice indicates multiplication by 2. Sum indicates addition.
Twice the sum of a number and -5 is
$2\times(x+(-5))$

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321955048

ISBN 13:
978-0-32195-504-3

$2\times(x+(-5))$

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